Grumpy Monk | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

BA SCORE
83
good
716 Ratings
Grumpy MonkGrumpy Monk
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Massachusetts, United States
samueladams.com

Style: Belgian IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.70%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by jzeilinger on 04-15-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
716
Reviews:
159
Avg:
3.65
pDev:
12.6%
 
 
Wants:
22
Gots:
78
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 716 |  Reviews: 159
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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of tjsdomer2
3.95/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Appearance: Golden yellow with a hazy appearance. Great lacing and good foam.

Smell: Very Belgian...wine grapes and yeast with a hint of sour orange and banana.

Taste/Mouthfeel: Head is sour grapes (no pun intended). Some bitter pine in the finish. Excellent saison/IPA flavors overall. Mouthfeel sizzles with active carbonation and yeast, but thins out in the end.

Overall: Extremely enjoyable Belgian IPA.

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Photo of MaltyMates
4/5  rDev +9.6%

Photo of DruC4
3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -11%

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3.25/5  rDev -11%

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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -11%

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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -11%

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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

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1.75/5  rDev -52.1%

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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

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2.75/5  rDev -24.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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3/5  rDev -17.8%

Photo of JG-90
2.3/5  rDev -37%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.25

Beer is a golden orange in color, and pours a moderate sized head. Moderate lacing. Smells like booze, honey/ sweet malts, bread, banana, and slight indescript hops.

Tastes of oversweet banana, booze, sweet bread, and a small amount of orange/lemon hops. So much of a banana/bread tendency that it did not meet my expectations of a Belgium IPA. Moutfeel is light-moderate with moderate carbonation.

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3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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3.25/5  rDev -11%

Grumpy Monk from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
3.65 out of 5 based on 716 ratings.
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